Since April 2023, an interdisciplinary group comprised of local government representatives, business owners, property owners, and residents have been meeting regularly to prepare Springfield, TN, to apply for Tennessee Main Street Designation. Springfield Main Street serves the Historic Downtown Redevelopment Overlay. Springfield’s Main Street Program is grounded by the following mission, vision and statement of purpose adopted in August 2023:
The mission of Springfield Main Street is to be the catalyst for cultivating and nurturing a thriving downtown.
To transform our downtown into a vibrant, welcoming destination.
Statement of purpose:
The purpose of Springfield Main Street is to provide support and guidance to local businesses so they can be invested in the revitalization of downtown Springfield, TN.
Springfield Main Street intends to apply for Main Street accreditation in 2024! The application process is well underway, with hopes to apply for designation in February 2024. Stay tuned for more updates!